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General Information
Name
ROUNDABOUT
Species
D. melanogaster
Symbol
ROBO
FlyBase ID
FBgg0000716
Date last reviewed
2017-03-21
Number of members
3
Description
Description
The Roundabout genes encode transmembrane receptors that mediate repulsive cues by binding to midline repellent sli and regulate axon guidance. (Adapted from FBrf0210796).
Notes on Group
In D. melanogaster there is only one slit ligand gene, sli
Source Material
The ROUNDABOUT Gene Group has been compiled by FlyBase curators using the following publication(s): Evans and Bashaw, 2012, Evans and Bashaw, 2010, Mellert et al., 2010, Pappu and Zipursky, 2010, Santiago-Martinez et al., 2006, Godenschwege et al., 2002, and Rajagopalan et al., 2000.
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Members (3)
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Synonyms and Secondary IDs
Synonym(s)
ROBO
ROUNDABOUT
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References (8)